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August 26, 1981
Astros 9, Mets 3
1981 Regular Season Game 69
August 27, 1981
Mets 3, Astros 2
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August 28, 1981
Reds 5, Mets 2
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National League Standings, August 27, 1981

Box Score Game Memories Scorecard Mets Stats
Thru This Game

Mets Starting Lineup
cf
Wilson Mookie
Wilson
ss
Taveras Frank
Taveras
3b
Brooks Hubie
Brooks
1b
Kingman Dave
Kingman
rf
Valentine Ellis
Valentine
lf
Mazzilli Lee
Mazzilli
c
Stearns John
Stearns
2b
Flynn Doug
Flynn
p
Falcone Pete
Falcone
August 27, 1981, Shea Stadium, Flushing, NY

New York Mets 3, Houston Astros 2

Astros ab r hbibbso
Tony Scott cf 4 1 2 1 1 1
Kiko Garcia ss 4 0 1 1 0 1
- Harry Spilman ph 1 0 0 0 0 1
Cesar Cedeño 1b 5 0 1 0 0 1
José Cruz lf 3 0 1 0 1 0
Art Howe 3b 3 0 1 0 1 0
Gary Woods rf 3 0 0 0 0 0
- Denny Walling ph-rf 1 0 0 0 0 0
Luis Pujols c 4 0 0 0 0 0
- Frank LaCorte p 0 0 0 0 0 0
Joe Pittman 2b 4 1 2 0 0 0
Joe Niekro p 2 0 0 0 0 0
- Joe Sambito p 0 0 0 0 0 0
- Alan Ashby c 1 0 1 0 0 0
- Dickie Thon pr 0 0 0 0 0 0
Mets ab r hbibbso Avg.
Mookie Wilson cf 4 0 0 0 0 1 .298
Frank Taveras ss 4 1 2 1 0 1 .234
Hubie Brooks 3b 4 0 2 1 0 0 .301
Dave Kingman 1b 3 0 0 0 1 1 .224
- Bob Bailor 2b 0 0 0 0 0 0 .255
Ellis Valentine rf 3 0 1 0 0 1 .185
Lee Mazzilli lf 3 1 1 0 0 1 .211
John Stearns c 3 0 0 0 0 0 .273
- Mike Marshall p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Neil Allen p 0 0 0 0 0 0 .200
Doug Flynn 2b 2 0 0 1 0 0 .209
- Mike Jorgensen ph-1b 1 0 0 0 0 1 .238
Pete Falcone p 2 0 0 0 0 0 .000
- Alex Treviño c 1 1 1 0 0 0 .279

Team 1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 R H E
Houston Astros 0 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 9 0
New York Mets 0 0 0 0 1 0 0 2 x 3 7 0

Houston Astros ip h rer bbso
Joe Niekro 7.1 5 2 2 1 4
Joe Sambito (L) 0.1 2 1 1 0 1
Frank LaCorte 0.1 0 0 0 0 1
New York Mets ip h rer bbso
Pete Falcone 7.0 6 2 2 2 3 2.84
Mike Marshall (W,2-0) 1.1 3 0 0 1 0 4.05
Neil Allen (Save,12) 0.2 0 0 0 0 1 2.49

Left on base: Astros 10, Mets 4
WP: Joe Niekro.
2B: Lee Mazzilli (8), Hubie Brooks (13), José Cruz, Joe Pittman.
Intentional Walks: Art Howe, Tony Scott.
SH: Joe Niekro.
SB: Alex Treviño (2).
CS: Ellis Valentine (2).





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